Southern Arizona Genealogy Society
State of Arizona
Land acquired through the 1854 Gadsden Purchase, between the United States and Mexico, defined the southern most portion of Arizona.

Membership in SAGS

Membership in the Southern Arizona Genealogy Society is open to any person with an interest in genealogy.
Membership Privileges & Benefits
  • Eight society meetings each year (Oct-May) featuring programs on a wide range of genealogy topics presented by top rated speakers.
  • Subscription to our monthly newsletter, Past Tracks (published Oct-May), and access to archived issues.
  • Opportunities to attend a variety of genealogy classes and Special Interest Groups (SIGs) held throughout the year
  • Discount pricing for SAGS sponsored special events including on our annual seminar held every February. Past seminar speakers have included Lisa Louise Cooke, Cyndi Ingle, Thomas MacEntee, D. Joshua Taylor, Judy Russell, Pam Vestal, and Gena Philibert-Ortega.
  • Topical Special Interest Groups (SIGs) designed to help members with genealogy research and education.
  • Opportunities to use and check out genealogy and family history books from the Genealogy Library.
  • Access to the Members Only section of our website.
  • Access to the MyHeritage Library Edition –– members will be able to access this repository from their home computer using a loginin & password provided by SAGS. The MyHeritage Library Edition includes repositories featuring: over 12 billion historical records from around the world; U.S. census records (with images); U.K. census records (with images); over 816 million U.S. public records; military records;, immigration records; passenger lists; exclusive databases, including the Jewish Chronicle historical newspaper; and more.
What's Available in the Members Only Section
  • Profile - Your individual Member information
  • Past Tracks - in pdf format; includes current and back issues through 2015
  • Secure Download - contains handouts for SAGS' monthly meetings, workshops, & SIG meetings
Membership Categories and Dues
SAGS' membership year begins October 1 and expires September 30 of each calendar year. 
  • Individual Membership – $30.00 per year
  • Family Membership – $40.00 per year (2 adults living at the same address)
  • Student Membership – $20.00 per year (person between the ages of 12-22 years and currently attending school)
3 Ways to Pay for Membership
Our Online Join feature is a streamlined, easy-to-use tool offering 3 ways to pay:
  • pay using a credit card through PayPal
  • pay using your own PayPal account
  • pay with a check by printing out an invoice and mailing it along with your check, to SAGS.
Become a SAGS member today – click this LINK to get started!